Ensuring your property is safe for your tenants is extremely important for any landlord. Whether you have 1 or 100 properties, each and everyone should meet the The Consumer Protection Act 1987. This will ensure that everyone who lives or enters the property will be safe and the property is fit for use. Find out more on your responsibilities for safety as a landlord using today. If you are looking for a reliable and reputable electrician in Edgware to conduct your landlord testing, choose none other than HS Electrical for an expert service.
Landlord’s Responsibility For Electrical Safety
Every landlord has the responsibility and legal duty to make sure their home is safe to rent. This includes the wiring and any electrical appliances that they provide are all safe for use. Whether you are a landlord in the private, housing association or council sector or renting, your property but be deemed fit and safe for a person to live. As a landlord, it is your responsibility to make sure all sockets, light fittings and appliances you provide are safe for your tenant to use. If you require the skills of an expert to conduct your landlord testing in Edgware, look no further than HS Electrical. Our team are highly trained professionals, with many years of experience in the electrical industry. This means that whether it is is routine check or you suspect there to be a problem, our team will get straight to work in checking, establishing and resolving any hazards.
The safety of your tenants, the property and anyone living around the area is extremely important to us here at HS Electrical. We will do our best to ensure that all measures are taken to provide a safe living environment for your tenant. Our expert electricians are here and waiting to conduct your landlord testing in Edgware to a high standard to ensure your tenants are living in a safe and habitable home. HS Electrical have years of skills and expertise when it comes to landlord testing in Edgware, so you can rest assured that you will receive a top class service meeting your every request. For the best standard of landlord testing in Edgware for your property, be sure to give HS Electrical a call today.
Signs That Appliances May Be a Safety Risk
Understanding the signs that your appliances may be hazardous or a safety precaution can be difficult to the untrained eye. We know that not everyone will have the knowledge to be able to know when an appliance is showing problems. To help landlords and their tenants to understand the tell tale signs of an appliance being at risk, HS Electrical have came up with the common signs you may come across. The obvious signs that your appliance may be at risk or hazardous can include:
- Cut or damaged leads
- Cracked plug cases
- Burn marks on plugs or leads
- Brown or discoloured marks on plug sockets
- Blown fuses
- Loose cord grips in plugs
- The smell of burnt plastic or smoke
If you come across any of these signs on an appliance it is best to get in touch with a professional or your landlord right away. This will ensure that both you as a tenant and the landlord’s property receive the utmost safety and wellbeing during your stay. Waste no time in getting in touch with our team at HS Electrical for a fast and efficient response to your landlord testing in Edgware.
Advice for Tenants
- Ask your landlord for a copy of the electrician’s inspection report prior to moving in
- Get in touch with the council if your landlord ignores any of your concerns or problems
- Avoid using any electrical equipment you suspect to be faulty or hazardous
For landlords who are seeking landlord testing in Edgware for one or more properties, look no further than HS Electrical. Our team come with years of experience when it comes to landlord testing in Edgware so you can rest assured that you will receive an expert service from us. Ensure your property is completely safe and fit for use and choose the experts at HS Electrical to conduct your landlord testing in Edgware today.